Big bang theory, meeting Penny (connectors)

agarcia1608 August 29, 2019

How has the role of video changed in language teaching in the past few years? - Interview with Kieran Donaghy 

Hello from Barcelona, the Film and Video in Language Teaching course, where we recorded a special episode for the iSLCollective video quiz channel. In it we ask Kieran Donaghy of film-english.com, who runs the course, how he views the changes in ELT regarding video in the past few years. 

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky, iSLCollective Teacher Trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Students will practice the use of connectors in context through a funny episode.
Scene summary:
Leonard and Sheldon introduce themselves and invite Penny the new neighbor over for lunch
Video length: 3 minutes 17 seconds
Video genre: TV/Netflix series
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Level:
Student types:
Grammar:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License
First published: 2019-08-29, 01:39:45 (GMT+1)

About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Leonard is interested in inviting the new neighbor for lunch, _____ Sheldon isn't

  • So
  • But
  • And
  • So

2) _____Sheldon has already seen the program, he wants to watch it again .

  • So
  • However
  • Nevertheless
  • Although

3) Sheldon doesn't want to widen his circle, ______ Leonard does.

  • So
  • and
  • but
  • Inspite

4) Order the sentence

Put the words in order: invite will over, her a chat. have I meal, and

5) They brought some Indian food _____ they share it with Penny.

  • So
  • In order
  • For
  • So that

6) Order this sentence

Put the words in order: good comforting. can stressful, be company but is Moving

7) Sheldon is not an expert in inviting people over, _______ he gives his suggestion to Leonard

  • however
  • and
  • inspite

8) Order this sentence

Put the words in order: invited they Sheldon over, feels uncomfortable. her Although

9) It has been some time _____ they have had a woman there.

  • But
  • Or
  • Since
  • Although

10) Unscramble the sentence

Put the words in order: not female, same a I'm male she's species the but a and of

About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

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